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Arpad Szenes

A line of sand, a swell of dune / A fringe of foam and kelp, the sea Franois Mauriac

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Arpad Szenes is born in Budapest (Hungary) in 1897. He will be one of the most visible representatives of the Ecole de Paris, a group of artists, often very different from one another, who worked in Paris during the forties and avowed a non-figurative style of painting. Arpad Szenes studies art at the Free Academy in Budapest (1918). Here, he . . .

2 work(s) available

Plage du nord
Lithograph
Knowledge of Vulcan...
Etching

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
"L'oeuvre grav", Muse des beaux-arts de Dijon, 1983 / Catalogue Centre Gulbenkian, Paris, 2000 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Dessins, Arpad Szenes , Ed. Muse National dArt Moderne, Paris, 1976
  • Pour accompagner Arpad Szenes , L. Gaspar, Ed. Marie, 1993
  • Arpad Szenes , Anne Philipe et Guy Weelen, Ed. Cercle dArt, Paris, 1998
  • Arpad Szenes , Armelle Godeluck, in Lire , Mai 2000
To read from the artist :
  • Eclat de lumire , entretiens avec Szenes & Vieira da Silva, Gallimard, 1978
Website :
No website dedicated to the artist.

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Art movements

  • + ATELIER 17 / 1927-1965 / Anton Prinner, Mauricio Lasansky, Jacques Lipchitz, Mark Rothko, etc.
  • + SCHOOL OF PARIS / 1945-1960 / Jean Degottex, Georges Mathieu, Nicolas de Stal, etc.
  • + NEW REALITIES / 1946-1956 / Etienne Bothy, Marcelle Cahn, etc.
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